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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota
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Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota Facts

When was Yellow Medicine County, MN Created?
Yellow Medicine County was founded on November 7, 1871 from Redwood County.

What is the County Seat of Yellow Medicine County, MN?
The County Seat is located in Granite Falls and the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Yellow Medicine County, MN?
Bordering Counties are Lac qui Parle CountyChippewa CountyRenville CountyRedwood CountyLyon CountyLincoln CountyDeuel County, South Dakota.

Yellow Medicine County, MN Vital Records

Where can find Yellow Medicine County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Yellow Medicine County vital records can be found at the Minnesota Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth resords from 1900 and death records from 1908. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Minnesota for current fees and application process.

You can search online for Yellow Medicine County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Minnesota Birth Certificate and Death Certificates Applications to mail.

Yellow Medicine County, MN Census Records

What Yellow Medicine County, MN census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Yellow Medicine County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Yellow Medicine Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1880. Yellow Medicine Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be found for 1880. Yellow Medicine Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890.

Yellow Medicine Co. territorial and state censuses exist for the years 1849-1905.. There is free down-loadable and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Minnesota Census Records Research Guide

Yellow Medicine County, MN Courthouse and Government Records

Yellow Medicine County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Yellow Medicine County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of Yellow Medicine County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Minnesota courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Minnesota residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the Yellow Medicine County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Minnesota Corthouse Records Research Guide.

Yellow Medicine County, MN Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Yellow Medicine County, MN?
A list of Yellow Medicine County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Minnesota Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.

Where can I connect with other Yellow Medicine County, MN Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Yellow Medicine County, MN?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Yellow Medicine County. Each of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is simply a list which has been gathered or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

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Yellow Medicine Co. MN Cemeteries & Church Records

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Yellow Medicine Co. MN Immigration & Naturalization

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Yellow Medicine Co. MN Military Records